Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

An archive of the public statements deleted by U.S. politicians. Explore the tweets they would prefer you couldn't see.

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Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Wishing the ladies at the Women's Leadership Conference in Birmingham has a successful conference! My dear (cont) http://t.co/Vrdg1gu5

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Going on @morningjoe to talk about a responsible approach Iran NOW. Tune in

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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TUNE IN: Will be on MSNBC's @Morning_Joe with Lawrence Lessig in 5 minutes!

Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

Def Second Panetta unaware of $750,000 Gitmo soccer field http://t.co/iBCT3Evl from The Daily Caller

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Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I thank the U.S. Attorney for taking decisive action to protect east side Detroit families from violent crime.http://on.freep.com/zYbyMJ

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Shorter Mitt: "I could've sworn my lips weren't moving when I said that."

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @_philjohnson: @BuddyRoemer ...when corruption is so common, pervasive and accepted that it's simply swept under the rug like the dirt it is.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT “@mikepalmi: Americans Elect endorsed by prominent educator and former Governor" http://t.co/MYki4vMr

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Sen. Robert Menendez (D) @SenatorMenendez

Great meeting w/ 7th & 8th graders from the Kellman Brown Academy in #Voorhees #NJ during their yearly trip to DC http://t.co/fV9zUTnZ

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, Senators Schumer & Gillibrand, Reps. Slaughter & Higgins, and I invited U.S Air Force Secretary Michael... http://t.co/dzYeqBLk

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Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Great to meet w/students from @OhioState’s Undergraduate Student Government today in our nation’s Capitol http://t.co/J48blDtD

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John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

RIP Lynn "Buck" Compton - one of the real-life "Band of Brothers." I was honored to write the forward to his book http://t.co/w0MHpkWK

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Rep. Adam Smith (D) @RepAdamSmith

Proud to meet with three cadets from the @WYA_ChalleNG today. Keep up the great work guys. http://t.co/B9B7WvyK

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Tom Udall (D) @SenatorTomUdall

40 yrs ago, Bobby Mitchell broke the color barrier on the last all-white NFL team: http://t.co/XfJVazay #blackhistory http://t.co/XFd5n2Vg

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Peter Roskam (R) @PeterRoskam

NEW #AskPeter video: We need #energy policies that lowers costs, not benefit political allies: http://t.co/1XXlTYJR

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Dean Heller (R) @DeanHeller

RT @RalstonFlash: Is it just me, or have these hyperventilating, cliche, nauseating end-of-month, Democratic candidate/party $$ pitches always been so awful?

Tom Graves (R) @RepTomGraves

Please tune into @foxbusiness in the 5pm tomorrow. Will talk with @GerriWillisFBN about #highgasprices & my proposal to lower #fedgastax

Gregory Meeks (D) @GregoryMeeks

Job well done by our skilled diplomats: Egypt has announced release of US democracy workers and North Korea will suspend nuclear enrichment

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

Newt's statement that Palestinians are "an invented people" reckless,harmful to US foreign policy and shows he's unfit for the office

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

Huntsman withdrawal just adds to Romney inevitability. And now there are five --sorta

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